His Majesty King Albert II of Belgium Visits the Civil Protection Services Base in Ghiln.

Albert IIHis Majesty King Albert II of Belgium arrived at the Civil Protection Services base in Ghiln this morning where he was warmly greeted by the Prime Minister of Belgium, Mr. Elio Di Rupo, Colonel Nicolas Tuts, Lieutenant Colonel Patrick Broeckx, the Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of Interior, Ms. Joëlle Milquet, and the Governor of the Province of Hainaut, Mr. Tommy Leclercq.

During his visit the king witnessed various training exercises and emergency simulations performed by six divisions within the Civil Protection Services including the BFAST Dog Team and the Urban Search and Rescue Team.

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